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Black love and the Harlem Renaissance

(the novels of Nella Larsen, Jessie Redmon Fauset, and Zora Neale Hurston) : an essay in African American literary criticism

by Portia Boulware Ransom

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Published by Edwin Mellen Press in Lewiston, N.Y .
Written in English

    Places:
  • United States
    • Subjects:
    • Larsen, Nella -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • Fauset, Jessie Redmon -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • Hurston, Zora Neale -- Criticism and interpretation,
    • American fiction -- African American authors -- History and criticism,
    • American fiction -- Women authors -- History and criticism,
    • American fiction -- 20th century -- History and criticism,
    • Women and literature -- United States -- History -- 20th century,
    • Intimacy (Psychology) in literature,
    • African American women in literature,
    • African Americans in literature,
    • Man-woman relationships in literature,
    • Harlem Renaissance

    • Edition Notes

      Includes bibliographical references and index.

      StatementPortia Boulware Ransom.
      SeriesBlack studies ;, v. 31
      Classifications
      LC ClassificationsPS153.N5 R36 2006
      The Physical Object
      Paginationp. cm.
      ID Numbers
      Open LibraryOL3430793M
      ISBN 100773459561
      LC Control Number2005056167

        These Brides' Harlem Renaissance-Inspired Garden-Party Wedding Was Filled With Love and Tradition Zhaleh and Erica first met online in Six years later in , they tied the knot in a. Elaborately costumed crossdressers at Harlem drag balls, public wedding ceremonies for black lesbian couples, speakeasies entertaining racially and sexually mixed crowds with illicit drinks and sexually explicit performances - transgressive sexuality clearly represented a visible facet of life during the Harlem Renaissance.

        The Harlem Renaissance was a time when many African-Americans expressed a deep sense of pride in their culture. This pride was expressed in many ways (Litera. Black History Profiles. by Brianna Rae. Zora Neale Hurston. A self-possessed woman with infinite curiosity, Zora Neale Hurston was a key figure in the literary movement of the Harlem Renaissance, but also in the fields of anthropology and folklore. Known for saying, “Sometimes, I feel discriminated against, but it does not make me angry.

      Harlem Renaissance: Five Novels of the s leads off with Jean Toomer’s Cane (), a unique fusion of fiction, poetry, and drama rooted in Toomer’s experiences as a teacher in Georgia. Toomer’s masterpiece was followed within a few years by a cluster of novels exploring black experience and the dilemmas of black identity in a variety. Perhaps the most wide-ranging study yet of the Harlem Renaissance, the black literary/artistic movement of the 's and 30's. This is social, political, and literary history with its focus on literature as the unifying center; Wintz (Reconstruction in Texas, ; Texas Politics in the Gilded Age, ) offers less a critical analysis of the work produced by Harlem writers than .


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The Harlem Renaissance of the s was one of the great artistic and literary movements in American history. As African-American writers and artists pushed the boundaries of their identities and their art, they created a diverse body of work that explored their shared history and experience, embodied the spirit of the times, and let new and distinctive voices be heard.

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